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Oshkosh Public Museum

1331 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, WI 54901-2799
+1 920-424-4731
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Oshkosh Museum

Love this place. Love that they change the exhibits often. Just dislike that its small. Good for... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2016
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Awesome historical artifacts

Went for the dinosaur exhibit, was not very interesting at all, after all they hype and... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2016
Dawn H
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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1331 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, WI 54901-2799
+1 920-424-4731
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

Love this place. Love that they change the exhibits often. Just dislike that its small. Good for the whole family.

Thank lynnerpinners
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Went for the dinosaur exhibit, was not very interesting at all, after all they hype and advertising, disappointing for the little ones- 3 yrs old. Great old clock that chimes on the hour.

Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

The dinosaur scavenger hunt was exciting. The kids loved it. It kept them interested for about an hour. Thanks museum for another great opportunity in our community.

Thank familysnyder
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Stop in and see some interesting things while learning about the history of Oshkosh. Learn about the early years of logging and businesses there were part od the past!

Thank jungleboyandjane
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This museum is housed in a home built by the Sawyer family, prominent citizens of Oshkosh, WI. The home alone is worth the trip: Filled with Tiffany glass-work, moldings, art work, and much, much more. The history of Oshkosh and the surrounding areas are fascinating...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

A great way to spend a few hours immersed in local history. Wonderful exhibits with periodic features including Lego's and Dinosaurs. Great trip for kids of all ages. Don't miss the Apostles Clock that performs on the hour every hour!

Thank rrdomer
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Came here to burn a couple hours when visiting Oshkosh. Fantastic collection of artifacts from Oshkosh's history as well as Wisconsin's. Would go back again.

Thank Alexxjade
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This museum was a great way to spend an hour or two. It is laid out well and the home itself is beautiful. We would heartily recommend it as a way to spend a little time on a dreary day.

Thank sniptrip
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Went to the nutcracker exhibit at the Payne museum..... what a wonderful, magical evening. Every room decorated to correspond with a part of the story of the nutcracker. Amazing..... Then the various displays of interesting and unique nutcrackers are wonderful. Female nutcrackers???? Who knew!!

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 26 September 2015

The exhibits were very well done and staff helpful and informative. There is really an amazing amount of collections to see. We enjoyed the Great Gatsby era exhibit and the Grandma's Attic collection.

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Batool K
20 April 2017|
Response from Kevin R | Reviewed this property |
?? What's an access card? There is a fee and i believe it was $8.00